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Future Human

Glimpse of the Future

This Band-Aid-Like Wearable Tracks Coronavirus Symptoms From Your Throat

A skin-like device listens for coughs to catch early signs of Covid-19

Photo: Northwestern University

Every week, Future Human’s Glimpse of the Future brings you an image of the science being deployed to solve the world’s pressing problems.

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Future Human is a science publication from Medium about the survival of our species. It is run by the OneZero editorial team, which also publishes stories about major forces in technology through its namesake publication and stories about gadgets on Debugger.

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Emily Mullin

Emily Mullin

Former staff writer at Medium, where I covered biotech, genetics, and Covid-19 for OneZero, Future Human, Elemental, and the Coronavirus Blog.

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